SCOTT WEILAND's DUI Trial To Start Today

VELVET REVOLVER singer Scott Weiland finally got a start date for his DUI trial in Los Angeles — on Wednesday (June 30), a judge decided that the case should go to trial on Friday (July 2), according to MTV.com. Last October, Weiland was arrested for driving under the influence of drugs after crashing his BMW ...

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STATIC-X: Preview Album Of Rarities

STATIC-X have set July 20 as the release date for their remix and rarities disc, "Beneath, Between, Beyond". The album collects the bands soundtrack releases as well as early demos, exclusive remixes and never before heard material. To preview three tracks from the release — "Breathe", "Head" and "Push It (JB's Death Trance Mix)" — ...

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KILLSWITCH ENGAGE To Support SLAYER This Fall

KILLSWITCH ENGAGE have been confirmed as direct support to SLAYER for the upcoming Jagermeister fall tour starting October 13 and running through the end of November, according to Roadrunner Records. Prior to the Jagermeister tour, KILLSWITCH ENGAGE will embark on a headline run, starting August 13 and ending September 25, with special guests FROM AUTUMN ...

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RAMONES Musical To Debut In August

According to Playbill.com, a new musical featuring the music of the rock group THE RAMONES will debut in Perth, Australia, in August. Entitled "Gabba Gabba Hey!" , the musical will play the Monkey Bar Aug. 17-21. Andy Goldberg, who helmed off-Broadway's "Bomb-itty of Errors", is directing, with choreography by "Strictly Ballroom" star Paul ...

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INCAPACITY To Play First-Ever Polish Gig

INCAPACITY, the Swedish death metal band featuring vocalist Andreas "Drette" Axelsson (ex-MARDUK, EDGE OF SANITY, INFESTDEAD), guitarist Robert "Skoog" Ivarsson (PAN-THY-MONIUM, ASHES), guitarist Christian Älvestam (UNMOORED, SOLAR DAWN, TORCHBEARER), bassist Anders Edlund (SOLAR DAWN) and drummer Henrik Schönström (UNMOORED, SOLAR DAWN, TORCHBEARER), will make their Polish live debut on August 12 at DK "Slowianin" in ...

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BIOHAZARD: New Album To Receive Worldwide Release Through SPV

BIOHAZARD are currently in the studio finishing up their new album, tentatively due before the end of the year through SPV Records worldwide (the band's last two albums were released through the Sanctuary label in the U.S.). "We've been writing and recording in our own studio (UndergroundSound Studios)," BIOHAZARD guitarist/vocalist Billy Graziadei told BLABBERMOUTH.NET. "The ...

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SAMMY HAGAR: 'Essential Collection' Due In August

Hip-O/UMe have set an August 20 release date for Sammy Hagar's "The Essential Red Collection". Described as "the most complete overview of his solo career on record," it features 20 selections, each digitally remastered from the original tapes, spanning 1973 to 1999 with all of Hagar's Top 40 pop hits plus trademark tracks and popular ...

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